The “OK Google” voice command isn’t working on Samsung Galaxy S5. It either does nothing or makes a sound, but doesn’t open Google Now. How to program “Okay Google” on any Samsung Galaxy, including Samsung Galaxy S5, Samsung Galaxy Note 4 or Samsung Galaxy Note 4 edge.
To program the Ok google voice command into a Samsung smartphone if it isn’t working, you must follow these steps:
- Open your “Google” app and tap on the three bars on the top left
- Select Settings >Voice > “Ok Google” Detection
- Make sure “From Google Search app” and “From any screen” are both toggled ON
- Go back <- into Voice and make sure Language is set to English (US).